Alina Szapocznikow

Polish, 1926–1973

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Bio

Polish sculptor Alina Szapocznikow is best known for her resin casts of body parts, glossy objects that present lips and breasts as luxury objects. She began working during the postwar period in a classical figurative style, studying in Prague and …

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Notable works

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Career highlights
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Solo show at a major institution
Centre Pompidou, and 2 more
Group
Group show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 3 more
Institution
Collected by a major institution
Tate, and 1 more
Publication
Reviewed by a major art publication
Artforum, and 4 more
Fair
Included in a major biennial
Venice Biennale National Pavilion, and 2 more
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